ABC, China, 27 Aug 2015 - China has sacked the head of its work safety regulator for suspected corruption, state news agency Xinhua says, following the blasts that killed more than 100 people in the port city of Tianjin this month.
The ThanhnienNews, Vietnam, 27 Aug 2015 - Vietnam's labor productivity has managed to narrow its gaps with other Southeast Asian countries, but it will be decades long before the country can catch up with them, the Ministry of Planning and Investment said.
The PhnomPenhPost, Cambodia, 25 Aug 2015 - A new collective of transportation workers unions was announced on Sunday by the Cambodia Labour Confederation, Cambodia’s largest association of independent unions.
The highlights and new features on this August AP-IRNet newsletter include two featured publications 'Women in business and management: Gaining momentum in Asia and the Pacific'; 'Women in Business and Management: Gaining momentum'; As well as updated news on industrial relations issues in the region.
The highlights and new features on this July AP-IRNet newsletter include: World Employment and Social Outlook: The Changing Nature of Jobs; Giving a voice to rural workers; As well as updated news on industrial relations issues in the region.
The ILO’s Jakarta Office’s seventh issue of the Labour and Social Trends in Indonesia focuses on strengthening competitiveness and productivity through decent work. Decent work plays an important role in strengthening the competitiveness and productivity of a nation.
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